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Foton, Cummins Cooperating on China Super Truck Program

October 19, 2017

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Photo: Foton Motor
Photo: Foton Motor

China’s Foton Motor and Cummins have signed a memorandum of cooperation around the launch of the second stage of the China Super Truck program.

Foton said the goal of the effort is “to use new energy-saving technologies to complete the optimization of the powertrain system and vehicle integration, reducing fuel consumption and enhancing transport efficiency, creating globally-leading green smart trucks to comply with the trend of green environmental protection and practice the requirements of U.S.-China clean energy cooperation.”

Since 2008, when Foton Motor and Cummins established a joint venture, engines produced by Foton Cummins that fit light-duty and heavy-duty applications have met the strictest global emission-related laws and regulations, said the Chinese company.

Comments

  1. 1. Adrian Curiel [ December 07, 2017 @ 03:32PM ]

    And....what is next after the sign?
    Are they going to sell Foton Heavy Duty Trucks in USA as well they do in Mexico?
    Cemex alreeady have a 300+ 8m3 concrete trucks since 2015.....and growing.

 

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